Join Dulcie Mercado on Wednesday February 23rd, at 10 am to learn about Autism – From Assessment to Accessing Services in BC
SESSION INFO: This learning opportunity will cover the current system for diagnosis and accessing supports for children in BC. Roles of team members and service providers as they relate to a child’s team of professionals and paraprofessionals will also be reviewed.
Dulcie Mercado works as the Outreach Coordinator for Autism Information Services British Columbia (AIS BC). She brings with her many years of experience as a Behaviour Interventionist, Early Childhood Educator, Behaviour Consultant, presenter and trainer. She has worked in collaboration with a variety of programs and organizations province-wide to provide training and consultation around supporting children and youth with various support needs. When she is not involved in supporting families and collaborating with colleagues and community partners, she’s probably trying to learn about the newest supercars and random historical facts to keep up with her young son or sourcing the ingredients for her latest recipe find on Pinterest.
Family Support Institute of BC (FSI) is a provincial not-for-profit society committed to supporting families who have a family member with a disability.
FSI is unique in Canada and the only grass roots family to family organization that has a broad volunteer base.
FSI SUPPORTS AND SERVICES ARE FREE TO ANY FAMILY